Summary: Required text for participants taking the Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) course. Science from ECC Guidelines 2000 has been incorporated throughout the new materials. New modular course design consists of core content and supplementary modules. Core content modules contain material that's essential to resuscitate any ill or injured child. Supplementary modules are targeted to meet the needs of specific groups of healthcare providers. Supplementary topics inclu ...show morede care of children with special healthcare needs, toxicology, the newly born, trauma and spinal immobilization, coping with death, procedural sedation, and rapid sequence intubation.
This 448-page text includes full-color illustrations, critical concept boxes, case-based scenarios, summary posters and review questions that help the participant prepare for the PALS course. Included with the manual is an existing product -- a pediatric pocket reference card (70-2205).
Purpose/ Intended Audience: For use by participants taking the PALS Course. ...show less